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Obituary for JoAnn Smith

Georgia “JoAnn” Smith, 89, of Franklin, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, April 7, 2022.

Born in Dover, FL, she was the daughter of the late William W. and Ollie Ethel Roberts Smith. In addition to her birth parents, she was preceded in death by her adopted parents, Wyman Hinson and Dora Engle; her husband, Thomas Smith; siblings, Lloyd Smith and Virginia Prevatt; and a grandson, Brian Stanley.

JoAnn was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church. She enjoyed keeping a clean home, her flower gardens, and working in the yard.

She is survived by a daughter, Cindy Stanley (Jerry) of Lutz, FL; a son, Larry Smith (Patti) of Lutz, FL; three grandchildren, Jaime Davis, Lindsay Golden, and Lainie Wells; and eleven great grandchildren.

Graveside service will be at 2pm on Monday, April 25 at Woodlawn Cemetery. Rev. Evan Hill will officiate; with special music being provided by Cindy and David Bohner.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Memorial United Methodist Church.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.